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Mammals

The bushy-tailed olingo (Bassaricyon gabbii) is a species within the Procyonidae family, which includes raccoons.

The variegated squirrel (Sciurus variegatoides) is native to many regions, including Honduras, Ecuador, Costa Rica, Panama, Mexico, El Salvador, and Guatemala.

The striped hog-nosed skunk (Conepatus semistriatus) is native to South and Central America, but its range is fragmented.

The American hog-nosed skunk (Conepatus leuconotus), also known as the rooter skunk, is native to North and Central America.

The armored rat (Hoplomys gymnurus) is the only species within the Hoplomys genus.

The ghost-faced bat (Mormoops megalophylla) is one of two living species within its genus.

The big-eared woolly bat (Chrotopterus auritus), also known as Peter’s woolly false vampire bat and the false woolly vampire bat, is the only member of its genus.

The white-winged vampire bat (Diaemus youngi) is the only species in the genus Diaemus.

The proboscis bat (Rhynchonycteris naso) is native to Central and South America, and it is the only species in its genus.

The fringe-lipped bat (Trachops cirrhosus) is the only species within its genus, Trachops.

The white-headed Capuchin (Cebus capucinus) is a New World monkey that is native to Central America, as well as the far northwestern area of South America.

The spectral bat (Vampyrum spectrum) is the only species in the Vampyrum genus.

The Boquete rice rat (Nephelomys devius), also known as the Talamancan Oryzomys, the Montane Rice Rat, and the Chiriqui Rice Rat, can be found in Costa Rica and western Panama.

The grey four-eyed opossum (Philander opossum) is native to Central and South America.

The Virginia opossum (Didelphis virginiana) is the only marsupial that occurs north of Mexico in North America.

Derby's woolly opossum (Caluromys derbianus), also known as the Central American woolly opossum, can be found in Central America.

The white-lipped peccary (Tayassu pecari) is native to Central and South America.

The pale spear-nosed bat (Phyllostomus discolor) is native to Central and South America.

The Yucatan squirrel (Sciurus yucatanensis) is a tree squirrel that can be found in Mexico, Belize, and Guatemala.

The Guatemalan black howler (Alouatta pigra), also known as the Yucatan black howler, is a species of howler monkey that is native to Central America.